Pair of French Oak Nuns or Praying Chairs


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Pair of French Oak Nuns or Praying Chairs

Circa 1630, pair of French oak nuns or praying chairs. With peg joints throughout, a rectangular framed back and wavy pattern to the top of the base. The solid seats have been heavily repaired and the back legs are slightly outswept with a small apron between the front legs of one chair. The front legs are ring turned and united by sturdy stretchers.
Size 80 cm high (one chair) x 83 cm high (one chair) x 42 cm wide x 33 cm deep


Circa 1630

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Situated in Edinburgh, we are one of Scotland’s leading antique dealers.

A member of LAPADA and CINOA, we have an extensive range of quality antiques including fine Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian furniture, gilt mirrors, dining tables and large sets of chairs, clocks and works of art in our five floor warehouse in Leith.

With a personal approach, friendly advice and efficient after sales care, we ensure you find the antiques or works of art to suit your taste and budget, including the option of trying items in your own home prior to making any final decisions.

Owners:  Pat and John Dixon

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